Thane: Central Railway (CR) has approved the a Rs 119 crore budget plan drafted by the civic corporation for constructing the alternative station between Thane & Mulund. The construction of the railway station and other infrastructure will be executed by the railways & funded by the Thane Municipal Corporation under its smart city initiative.
Once the health department hands over a land parcel, the ground work will begin.
A TMC official said,”The railways have approved our budget for the alternative station project and have communicated the same to us on Thursday. The work will be executed by them while we will arrange for the money. We are awaiting transfer of the land from the health department for the project following which they will start execution of the project.”